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The District office will be closed Thursday, November 23rd and Friday, November 24th in observance of the Thanksgiving Holiday. Emergency response is always available by calling (909) 797-5117.

At a Glance

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 General information about the Yucaipa Valley Water District as of January 2016.

  

Service Area Size: 
  • 40 square miles (sphere of influence is 68 square miles)
Surface Elevation Change:
  • 3,140 foot elevation change (from 2,044 to 5,184 feet)
Number of Employees:
  • 5 elected board members
  • 62 full time employees
 Operating Budget:
  • Water Division - $13,397,500
  • Sewer Division - $11,820,000
  • Recycled Water Division - $537,250
  • Total Annual Budget - $25,754,750
 Number of Services:
  • 12,434 water connections serving 17,179 units
  • 13,559 sewer connections serving 20,519 units
  • 64 recycled water connections
 Water System:
  • 215 miles of drinking water pipelines
  • 27 reservoirs with 34 million gallons of storage capacity
  • 18 pressure zones
  • 12,000 ac-ft annual water demand (3.9 billion gallons)
  • Two water filtration facilities:
         - 1 mgd at Oak Glen Surface Water Filtration Facility
         - 12 mgd at Yucaipa Valley Regional Water Filtration Facility
 Sewer System:
  • 8.0 million gallon treatment capacity with a current flow of approximately 4.0 million gallons per day
  • 205 miles of sewer mainlines
  • 5 sewer lift stations
  • 4,500 ac-ft annual recycled water prod. (1.46 billion gallons)
 Recycled Water:
  • 22 miles of recycled water pipelines
  • 5 reservoirs - 12 million gallons of storage
  • 1,200 ac-ft annual recycled demand (0.4 billion gallons)
 Brine Disposal:
  • 2.2 million gallon desalination facility at sewer treatment plant
  • 1.108 million gallons of Inland Empire Brine Line capacity
  • 0.295 million gallons of treatment capacity in Orange County
 State Water Contractors:
  • San Bernardino Valley Municipal Water District assesses property taxes and delivers imported water to Yucaipa Valley Water District on behalf of customers in San Bernardino County and the City of Yucaipa.
  • San Gorgonio Pass Water Agency assesses property taxes and delivers imported water to Yucaipa Valley Water District on behalf of customers in Riverside County and the City of Calimesa.

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 Sustainability Plan:
  •  A Strategic Plan for a Sustainable Future: The Integration and Preservation of Resources, adopted on August 20, 2008.

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